Workshop Opportunity: Best Practices for Teaching a V-con Class

This workshop will focus on the “dos and don’ts” of videoconferencing classroom instruction across the campuses of Middle Georgia State University. Strategies related to increasing student engagement and overcoming obstacles will be addressed. Attendees will leave with best practices gleaned from experience and research that can be used to help increase student and faculty achievement and success.


Workshop Opportunity: Using Films On Demand and Swank Digital Campus

Do you ever use audiovisual resources to teach your class? Do you assign films for your students to watch? If so, the Library and SSC can assist you in your search for digitized videos. Come learn about in-class and out-of-class video resources offered by the MGA Library and Student Success Center. The workshop will cover Films on Demand, Swank Digital Campus, and in-house SSC streaming.
Presenters: Robin Grant and Paul Johnson


MGA Student Cap and Gown Orders

If you are planning to participate in December’s Commencement Ceremony, please make sure you have placed your cap and gown order by October 30th, 2017. All orders will go through the Campus Store website, CampusStore.mga.edu. For more information, please contact Ashley Warren at ashley.warren@mga.edu


Middle Georgia State President to Discuss His World War I Book at Student-Hosted Events

Middle Georgia State’s History Student Organization, a student club, is hosting Dr. Christopher Blake, University president, at two events to discuss his new book, “And Half the Seed of Europe: A Genealogy of the Great War 1914-1918.”


International Games Week Celebration at Macon Campus Library

The Macon Campus Library will host a board game event on Tuesday, October 31, from 12-4 pm to celebrate the American Library Association’s International Games Week. Feel free to wear a costume! We will have board games, snacks, and candy.


Workshop: Using InQuizitive in Your Course

Using InQuizitive in Your Course 75 minutes InQuizitive is an adaptive quizzing tool available from the publisher of The Little Seagull Handbook, MGA’s new common handbook for core English classes. This tool integrates nicely with Brightspace and allows students to work on basic writing issues like grammar, punctuation, and citation at their own pace. This Continue reading